Dateline: June 14, 2001


Funeral services for Oley J. Milham, age 99, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 9, 2001, in Robertson Chapel of Memories in Clarendon with Brian Gochenour, Minister of the Clarendon Church of Christ, officiating. Burial was held in Citizens Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.

Mr. Milham died Thursday, June 7, 2001, in Shamrock. He was born October 1, 1901, in Mena, Arkansas, and was a resident of Clarendon before moving to McLean in 1957. He married Nora Arlene Jackson on September 5, 1960, at Wellington. He was a farmer, rancher, and carpenter much of his life before his retirement. He was a member of the McLean Church of Christ.

He was preceded in death by a son, Tomas Milham, and a daughter, Joy Milham.

Survivors include his wife, Nora Milham of McLean; one son, Larry Milham of Dallas; two daughters, Oleta Fay Williamson of Smithville, OK, and Betty Trice of San Antonio; ten grandchildren; and several great grandchildren.

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